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Maine Civil War Monuments

Oakland

Town/County:  Oakland/Kennebec Name:   Memorial Hall
Location: Church Street  
Type:  Building Materials: Stone, brick
Date Erected: 1870-73 Date Dedicated:
Maker/Sculptor: Thomas W. Silloway of Boston, architect Source of Funding: West Waterville Soldiers Monument Association
Principal inscriptions: Soldier's Memorial Hall 1870/This Building Is Dedicated To The Memory Of/The Soldiers And Sailors Who Were/Citizens Of This Town,/Whose Lives Were Sacrificed/For The Preservation Of The Union/In The Civil War, 1861 To 1865
References: Waterville Mail, July 15, 1870; August 12, 1870; December 13, 1872; December 12, 1873
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Post card, c.1910